• Short Summary

    FROM JOHANNESBURG, AN EXAMPLE OF APARTHEID IN THE REPUBLIC OF SOUTH AFRICA. WHITE AND BLACK?

  • Description

    FROM JOHANNESBURG, AN EXAMPLE OF APARTHEID IN THE REPUBLIC OF SOUTH AFRICA. WHITE AND BLACK BOXERS ENTRAINED NOV 29 FOR THEIR FIGHT MEETING IN BULAWAYO, RHODESIA, SET FOR DEC 1 AND 2; THEY BOARDED THE SAME TRAIN IN SEPARATE GROUPS FOR THE 500-MILE JOURNEY TO MEET AGAIN ONLY OUTSIDE THE UNION, AS BOXING BETWEEN WHITE AND BLACK IS PROHIBITED ON THE SOIL OF THE REPUBLIC.

    THE WHITE BOXERS TRAVELLED IN FIRST-CLASS COMPARTMENTS, THE BLACK BOXERS TRAVELLED IN SECOND-CLASS COMPARTMENTS, ON EXPENSES PAID BY SOUTH AFRICAN AMATEUR BOXING AUTHORITIES.

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    Film ID:
    VLVABN9Q6Y9X6TB530EMWXZAEA3MK
    Media URN:
    VLVABN9Q6Y9X6TB530EMWXZAEA3MK
    Group:
    Reuters - Including Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    01/12/1961
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:09:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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